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Day Use Area Hours: Daylight to Dark
Beach Area Hours: Daylight to Dark
Campground Hours: Daylight to Dark Quiet Hours: 10:00 PM - 6:00 AM
CAMPGROUND CHECK-IN 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM CAMPGROUND CHECK OUT 12:00 PM
PLEASE REVIEW OUR CHECK-IN/CHECK OUT POLICIES PRIOR TO YOUR ARRIVAL TO THE CAMPGROUND.
Ranger Station Clerk Hours: Daily 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
RANGER STATION LOBBY IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC AT THIS TIME
After Hours Assistance Please Contact the Ranger On Duty at 423-209-6894
Leashed pets accompanied by their owners are welcomed everywhere at Chester Frost Park except on the Beach. The beach area is restricted to service animals only. If a pet demonstrates aggressive behavior toward another pet or park patron or has excessive barking you may be asked to leave the park. Owners must also clean up after their pets.
Outside/Personal Grills are NOT ALLOWED at Chester Frost Park. There are Grills available for public use throughout Chester Frost Park.
There is no charge to use the Beach or the Day Use Areas at Chester Frost Park.
Camping Fees, Shelter Rental Fees, or Pavilion Rental Fees are the standard fees charged at Chester Frost Park.
Yes. Complimentary WiFi is available throughout Chester Frost Park. The signal strength may vary depending on the demand, your location in the park, and your device(s). Our Wi-Fi is not intended for long-term, heavy use and we do not guarantee its consistency.
No password is needed to log into the complimentary WiFi at Chester Frost Park.
Yes. Chester Frost Park is a year-round facility and our Campground is a Year-Round Recreational Campground.
* Citizens qualifying for ANY courtesy discount must occupy the rented site each night and must show proof of qualification at the time of check-in.
(Examples: Driver’s License, Military ID, DD-214, a letter from Social Security or disabled placard)
The reservation system is not applying discounts at this time. ANY ELIGIBLE DISCOUNTS will be VERIFIED and REFUNDED to the customer UPON CHECK-IN. Apologies for the inconvenience.
A $2.00 NON-REFUNDABLE RESERVATION FEE WILL BE INCLUDED IN ALL RESERVATION TRANSACTIONS.
The two-hour gap between Check-Out Time and Check-In Time at the Campground is to allow our staff time to complete several duties to enhance your stay.
This time allows for our Rangers to verify that the campers previously occupying your campsite have vacated the campsite, for our maintenance staff to clean and confirm everything is in working order, and to address any potential safety issues at your campsite prior to your arrival.
To allow our staff time to be able to perform these duties we do not allow early Check-Ins or Late Check-Outs.
You must be at least 18 years old or older and have motorized transportation to register for camping.
No. There are no sewer hookups available. However, Dump Stations are located in the park for campers to use during their stay.
The gate at the Chester Frost Park campground is closed at 10:00 PM. However, if you are needing to return to your campsite after 10 PM or to leave prior to 6 AM there is an accessible drive that becomes a two-way to the side of the Ranger Station between 10 PM and 6 AM.
The water levels at Chester Frost Park are regulated by Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA). Typically the water level is decreased around October each year and then increased again around April.
Tennessee Fishing Licenses are available online at Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency (TWRA).
Metal Detector use at Chester Frost Park is limited. Detectors can be used on the grounds as long as no damage is done to the grounds (Holes in the ground, etc.) and other park patron’s use is not disrupted by the metal detector use.
Metal Detecting is Prohibited in the cemetery grounds located in Chester Frost Park and the Campground at Chester Frost Park.
Any personal property (Wallets, Phones, Cameras, etc.) are to be turned into the Ranger Station Lost & Found to allow time for the owner to claim their personal property.
Contact the Ranger Station at 423-209-6894 with any questions.
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Armandos @ Chester Frost 7330 Hixson Pike, Hixson TN 37343 423-842-0479 https://www.chesterfrostarmandos.com/hours-location/
Sourdough Cuppa Joe 6707 Hixson Pike, Hixson TN 37343 423-803-9885 https://www.sourdoughcuppajoe.coffee/
El Metate Mexican Restaurant 5922 Hixson Pike, Hixson TN 37343 423-842-1400 https://el-metate-mexican-restaurant.business.site/
Steve’s Landing Waterfront Grill 1145 Poling Circle, Soddy Daisy TN 37379 423-332-4098 https://www.steveslandingsoddy.com/
Marco’s Pizza 5723 Hixson Pike, Hixson TN 37343 423-362-8300 https://www.marcos.com/
Ruby Falls 1720 South Scenic Hwy., Chattanooga TN 37409 423-821-2544 https://www.rubyfalls.com/
Rock City 1400 Patten Rd., Lookout Mountain GA 30750 706-820-2531 https://www.seerockcity.com/
Lookout Mountain Incline Railway 3917 St. Elmo Ave., Chattanooga TN 37409 423-821-4224 https://ridetheincline.com/
Tennessee Aquarium One Broad St., Chattanooga TN 37402 800-262-0695 https://tnaqua.org/
Chattanooga Visitors Bureau 423-756-8687 Toll-Free: (800) 322-3344 https://www.visitchattanooga.com/
Jack’s Bait and Tackle 4228 Bonny Oaks Dr. Chattanooga TN 37406 423-698-8339 https://www.facebook.com/jackbait.tackle/
Brydens Market 8424 Hixson Pike, Hixson TN 37343 423-498-2647
Hog Farmer Bait Company 233 Industrial Park Dr., Soddy Daisy TN 37379 423-595-6525 https://hogfarmerbaits.com/
Outdoor Chattanooga Information about all the places to run, climb, hike, bike, paddle, and play in the Chattanooga and Surrounding Area https://outdoorchattanooga.com/
Greenway Farm Park/ North Chickamauga Creek Can be accessed by Walker Cemetary Rd. off of Hamill Rd. 423-643-6311 http://www.northchick.org/adventure/greenway-farm/index.html
Enterprise South Nature Park 190 Still Hollow Loop, Chattanooga TN 37416 423-209-5350 https://parks.hamiltontn.gov/148/Enterprise-South-Nature-Park
Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center 400 Garden Rd., Chattanooga TN 37419 423-821-1160 https://www.reflectionriding.org/www
Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park (National Park Partners) 706-866-9241 https://www.nps.gov/chch/index.htm
Ooltewah Youth Association9237 Shay CoveOoltewah, Tennessee 37363
Arrival time for participating volunteers is 5:00 PM on each night you are scheduled to volunteer.
This set arrival time is to allow participants to sign in, receive assignments/instructions, place the actor on the trail and educate them on their surroundings. Haunted Trails volunteers will be in a wooded environment along the trail during this event.
We must set arrival time in order to sign-in all participants, give them their assignments/instructions, and also place the actor and educate them on their surroundings (Haunted trail volunteers will be in a wooded environment).
The gate and ticket sales end at 9:15 PM. Volunteers will be expected to stay till the last customer has gone through the trail. End times will vary based on attendance. Please plan to leave between 10:30 PM and 12:00 AM.
If an actor must leave early, they must inform the Park Superintendent BEFORE they are assigned an acting spot for the evening. If the Park Superintendent is not informed prior to assignment the volunteer must stay till the end of the event.
We do not permit the usage of cell phones and other mobile communication devices during volunteer times. All cell phones,etc. must be turned Off (Not on vibrate or silent mode). If there is an issue that a cell phone must remain on during participation, please notify the Park Superintendent prior to participation.
All volunteers must be 13 years old or older to volunteer on the haunted trail, as face painters, make-up artists, and walking stick decorator assistants. All parking attendants and inflatable attendants must be 17 years old or older. All student volunteers under the age of 18 years old must have a Haunted Trails Minor Waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian before volunteering. No exceptions.
Trail actors can dress in any costume or makeup of their own choice, unless given a specific assignment. Please dress to the season and WEAR LAYERS!! If you get hot you can always take a layer off, but if you get cold, you will be cold all night. Closed toe shoes are highly recommended. Parking attendants will be provided a safety vest and flashlight for use during the event.
A costume is necessary if you are to be seen by the public on either trail.
Volunteers will have an opportunity to select an area or scene during the volunteer orientation. Areas/Scenes are assigned on a first come first serve basis.
Upon injury, the Park Superintendent will be notified and an incident report will be completed. If the participating volunteer is under the age of 18, the parents or legal guardian of the person injured will be notified. Ambulance services are on site and available for any serious injury. Park Rangers are on staff at this event and will assist in any incident.
Upon completion of this event, volunteers must contact the volunteer coordinator. The volunteer will be given a personalized form detailing their volunteer service. This form will serve as verification of community service.
Any infraction of the rules will cause immediate disqualification of the participating volunteer. Rules are set in place for the safety of our volunteers and our patrons. In most cases, the volunteer will be taken to the maintenance shop for the remainder of the night at which that point the volunteer will be asked to leave the property. No volunteer hours will be granted for rule infractions.
We do use disorienting lights (strobes, etc.), which could induce a seizure. We also use fog, which could induce an asthma attack, and have confined spaces which could cause a claustrophobic episode. Please make your volunteers aware of these issues.
Enterprise South Nature Park is located at 190 Still Hollow Loop Rd-Chattanooga, TN 37416.
Friday, October 13th and Saturday, October 14th
It takes about 15-30 minutes to get into our parking lot and take the shuttle to festival area.
The Halloween event is open till the last person is scared. However the ticket booth closes promptly at 10pm. Please try to arrive in the parking lot no later than 9:30 pm.
Inclement Weather: Event will be held snow, rain, or shine. However, it may be cancelled or postponed due to severe weather. Check this webpage for current information or call 423-209-5350.
Note: There are no refunds once a ticket has been purchased.
Enterprise South Nature Park’s hours vary throughout the year based on seasonal sunset times for the safety of park patrons.
Park Hours 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Visitor Center Hours Monday & Tuesday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Wednesday - Sunday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Atlas Bike Trail closes at 4:30 PM
Summit Knobs Horse Trail closes at 4:00 PM
In the event of Park Closure, times and dates will be detailed on the ESNP Calendar, as an Alert which you can access at the top of any page, and/or as a News Flash on the ESNP's main page.
Visitor Center Hours Monday & Tuesday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Wednesday - Sunday 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
However, Chester Frost Park has campsites available for overnight accommodation.
There are eight kiosks located throughout Enterprise South Nature Park.
Yes, maps are available at four (4) of our eight (8) kiosk locations. Maps are available at Bunker Hill Loop, Poe Run Path Trailhead, Still Hollow Loop Parking Lot 6, and Parking Lot 3.
If you get lost, call 423-209-5350 and reference a bunker number or landmark to help park staff locate you.
Poe Run Path is considered the easiest trail to hike.
Yes, but please be courteous of all riders and give them the right of way.
Yes, all leashed pets are welcome.
Atlas is an advance trail so ride within your limits. This trail closes an hour before the park closes.
Yes, as a courtesy to park patrons, pet waste stations are free and located throughout the park.
Yes, each pet waste station has a trash can available for waste disposal.
No, all picnic areas in Enterprise South Nature Park are first come first serve.
No. Grilling and Open Flames are prohibited in Enterprise South Nature Park.
No vegetation or wildlife is allowed to be removed from Enterprise South Nature Park.
Yes, Bunkers #28 and #50 are open to the public for viewing. All other bunkers are closed to the public.
The bunkers were previously part of the Volunteer Army Ammunition Plant. The bunkers were used to store explosives during the days TNT was manufactured on the site.
There currently are no bottle refill stations at our water fountains.
Harrison RecreationP.O. Box 131Harrison, Tennessee 37341
Please Contact Middle Valley Youth Association.
Website: Middle Valley Youth Association
6900 Bonny Oaks DriveChattanooga, Tennessee 37421Email: email@example.com
Snow Hill Recreation League9034 Career LaneOoltewah, Tennessee 37363
PHONE: 423-805-0105EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
Yes. Leashed pets accompanied by their owners are welcome at Tennessee Riverpark.
If a pet demonstrates aggressive behavior toward another pet or park patron you may be asked to leave the park.
Owners must also clean up after their pets.
Outside/Personal Grills are NOT ALLOWED at Tennessee Riverpark. There are Grills available for public use throughout Tennessee Riverpark.
The only exception is if the Outside/Personal Grills have been approved as part of a Special Event. A Certificate of Insurance covering the use of the Outside/Personal Grills must be been submitted to and approved by Tennessee Riverpark administration to be used within the park.
For More Information Contact the Tennessee Riverpark Clerk at 423-209-5370.
Call 423-209-5370 to speak with the Tennessee Riverpark Clerk about all requirements for reserving this area of Tennessee Riverpark.
$125.00 – All Day Rental Fee (10:00 AM – 7:00 PM) + $50.00 Non-Refundable Cleaning Fee + $2.00 Non-Refundable Reservation Fee = $177.00 Full Day Rental Total
Call 423-209-5370 for More Information or to make a reservation for The Marsh Meeting Room
$50.00 – 4 Hour Rental Fee (10:00 AM – 2:00 PM OR 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM) + $2.00 Non-Refundable Reservation Fee = $52.00 Rental Total
$85.00 – All Day Rental Fee (10:00 AM – 7:00 PM) + $2.00 Non-Refundable Reservation Fee = $87.00 Rental Total
For More Information: Riverpark Shelter #1 Contract Information Page
For More Information: Riverpark Shelter #2 Contract Information Page
For More Information: Riverpark Shelter #3 Contract Information Page
$60.00 – 4 Hour Rental Fee (10:00 AM – 2:00 PM OR 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM) + $2.00 Non-Refundable Reservation Fee = $62.00 Rental Total
$100.00 – All Day Rental Fee (10:00 AM – 7:00 PM) + $2.00 Non-Refundable Reservation Fee = $102.00 Rental Total
For More Information: Riverpark Shelter #4 Contract Information Page
Tennessee Riverpark Shelter #1 can seat up to 30 people.
Tennessee Riverpark Shelter #2 can seat up to 18 people.
Tennessee Riverpark Shelter #3 can seat up to 18 people.
Tennessee Riverpark Shelter #4 can seat up to 50 people.
The Marsh Meeting Room seats up to 30 people.